With a wage increase of 30 percent is Novo Nordisk's ceo Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen is a frontrunner in the pharmaceutical industry, when it comes to maximizing his salary.
enough, he can't be with, when it comes to pulling the most million dollars in the lønposen, but when it comes to salary increase, he is a clear number two in the world.
The american magazine the Endpoints News, who covers the pharmaceutical industry has calculated salaries for the world's bedstbetalte medicinaldirektører. Here you can Fruergaard than not sneak into the top15 with his annual salary of 41.3 million dollars. But when it comes to salary increase, he gives thus his colleagues of the rear wheels.
So he rose from 2017 to 2018, with the 9.5 billion crowns, the equivalent of 30 percent. He is only surpassed by Giead-director John Milligan, who puts all competitors to the wall in all parameters. So is he gone from 101.6 million dollars in 2017 to market the highest salary of 171,6 million dollars. Thus continued he in the first salary increase for executive directors in the pharmaceutical industry with a growth of 69 percent.
See the whole list in the table below:
Source: the Endpoints News/Novo Nordisk annual report